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Manitoba Tories to cut 112 government jobs to save $10M

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is cutting 112 government management jobs in 2017 in order to save $10 million.

Finance Minister Cameron Friesen made the announcement Thursday afternoon. 120 more words


The Pas offering Tolko Industries massive tax break

Weeks after the biggest employer in The Pas, Man., announced it was shutting down, the town’s mayor is offering the paper mill a massive tax break in hopes it will delay the closure. 101 more words


Another hit to The Pas as casino makes plans to relocate south

The Aseneskak Casino, based on the Opaskwayak Cree Nation near The Pas, said it’s making plans to relocate south within the next two years.

If it moves, it will be the second major employer in the northern Manitoba community to close shop. 225 more words


Tolko Industries in The Pas shutting down, hundreds to be laid off

The largest employer in The Pas, Man., is closing its doors, leaving hundreds of people out of work.

Tolko Industries employs 332 people in the northern Manitoba town, which has a population of around 5,500 people. 236 more words


Manitoba's economy among strongest in country in 2016: Conference Board of Canada

WINNIPEG — The Conference Board of Canada predicts Manitoba’s economy will be among the strongest in Canada in 2016 and be the second strongest in 2017. 208 more words